Staff Members

Chip Pearce

Auctioneer/Appraiser/Estate Specialist/Broker



Meet Chip Pearce...

I am the president and founder of Pearce & Associates Auction Company. Since 1981, I have been helping people by assisting them with important transitions in their lives. I am a consultant, advisor, appraiser, auctioneer and real estate broker. I specialize in helping Estate Executors, Seniors Downsizing and Business Owners who are retiring and needing to sell their businesses. Our firm has sold tens of millions of dollars in Real Estate, Equipment, Vehicles, Estates, Antiques, Government Surplus and Business Assets throughout the U.S. If you need to liquidate your assets, give us a call.

Terry Denard

Auctioneer/Sale Manager



Meet Terry Denard...

My name is Terry Denard and I am in the business of helping people!
I am a licensed professional auctioneer and have many years experience in selling Farm and Construction Equipment, Livestock, Vehicles, Business Assets and Estates. Sometimes we go through financial difficulties that force us to make important decisions. Whether you are going to through those financial difficulties, dealing with a loved ones estate or needing to liquidate your business, I can help! I can help you organize and evaluate those assets and sell them to a worldwide network of buyers in a very short time. If time is of the essence and you need to liquidate immediately to generate needed cash, I am in a position to make you a cash offer on those assets.
My name is Terry Denard and I help people!

Andrew D. Pearce

Auction Consultant - Consignment Manager



Meet Andrew Pearce...

I am a Licensed Professional Auctioneer, Personal Property Appraiser and Certified Auction Consultant with Pearce & Associates. I am also the facilities manager for The Pearce Auction Center in Alabaster where you can consign your Equipment, Vehicles and Shop Items to be sold. If you are needing to liquidate your business or estate, I can help! I am in the business of helping people. Give me a call today to see how I can help market and sell your assets to a worldwide buyer network.

January Pearce

Estate & Jewelry Specialist


Meet January Pearce!

I am an Estate Advisor with Pearce & Associates Auction Company. I can assist you with the difficult task of dealing with a loved ones estate or senior who is downsizing and needing to sell a lifetime worth of important assets. I will help organize, advise, appraise, advertise and sell items such as Antiques, Vehicles, Equipment, Collections and Household Items.
I understand the overwhelming responsibility and burden of being an Estate Executor. Give me a call today to see how I can help.

Pete Horton, CAI, GPPA

Gulf Coast Sales Coordinator


Pete Horton, CAI, CES
Auction Sales Manager, Gulf Coast Region for Pearce & Associates Auction Company.
Pete has been conducting auctions now for over 40 years. In his career, Pete has conducted auctions in 57 of the 67 Alabama counties. These auctions include real estate of all descriptions, equipment, business liquidations, and estates. He has conducted auctions for The State Of Alabama, Cities and Counties, Several branches of the Federal Government, large corporations, small businesses, lending institutions, estates, and individuals.
Pete is a licensed Real Estate Broker and licensed Auctioneer in Alabama and Florida. He is a designated member of the Certified Auctioneers Institute (CAI) and is a Certified Estate Specialist (CES). In addition, Pete is a member of the Alabama Auctioneers Hall of Fame and is a former Alabama State Champion Auctioneer. Pete presently serves as a member of the Alabama State Board of Auctioneers. Pete and his wife Myra reside in Gulf Shores. They have two daughters, Sara and Melissa.